How can I keep cats and dogs out of my yard?
Here are 9 things you can use to keep cats and dogs out of the garden:Citrus.
Citrus peels, such as lemon, lime, orange, or grapefruit, give off a pungent smell that most dogs and cats dislike.
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What can I do if my neighbor’s dog keeps coming in my yard?
Of course, the first thing to do is to have a courteous discussion with your neighbor, explain the problem, and ask the neighbor to remedy it. Either ask the neighbor to contain their dog or to clean up after it. If it really bothers you that badly, then the practical thing to do is to build a fence.
Can I call the cops on my neighbor’s dog?
You can call the animal control department of your local police on a barking dog, but it should only be used as a last resort for excessive barking. If your neighbor’s dog barks a lot, it can be annoying, but you should address it with a measured response rather than going straight to the law.
What can I use to keep dogs out of my yard?
You can find a myriad of “home remedy” dog repellent tips out there. Some people swear by garlic, chili pepper, olive or almond oil to keep the dogs away. Others say placing ammonia or vinegar soaked cotton balls around the part of your yard or garden that the dog is frequenting will drive them back.
What scent will keep dogs away?
At the top of the list of smells that repel dogs is the smell of citrus. Dogs’ distaste for oranges, lemons, grapefruit or the smell of same can be useful. Many dogs can be deterred from chewing on items that have been treated with citrus odors.